Rogersville man found dead in Greeneville creek

The body of a Rogersville man was found Wednesday floating in a Greeneville-area creek.

Earl M. Taylor, 36, of Rogersville was identified as the deceased man found.

According to a press release from the Greeneville Police Department, around 6 p.m., Wednesday, officers responded to 103 Leming Street where a body was floating in Richmond Creek behind the residence.

The body was taken to the East Tennessee State University William L. Jenkins Forensic Center for an autopsy. Circumstances surrounding the death are under investigation by GPD. Foul play is not suspected at this time.

Anyone with information about this case, contact Detective Eric Scott of the Greeneville Police Department at 423-738-2851.